Blanche L. Coppa, 86, of Bayport, passed away Dec. 2, 2012.
Blanche was an active volunteer in support of many veterans’ service organizations.
Blanche is preceded in death by her husband, Peter, Sr.; son, Peter, Jr., and great-grandchild, Bailey. She is survived by daughter, Claudine Schons; son, Rodger Coppa; grandchildren, Lynae, Lisa, Lori, Rodger, Jr., Aaron, and Paula; great-grandchildren, Taylor, Erin, Shannon, Thomas, Marissa, Kalina, Christopher, Isabella, Rodger III, Lydia, Keagan, Reid, Olivia, and William; brother, Rodger Prescott, and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A memorial gathering of Blanche’s family and friends is 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at the Helsey Jensen American Legion Post No. 491, 263 Third St. North in Bayport. A private interment is at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.